Chapter 13Aggregate Planning and S&OP
Set the following problem up in transportation format and solve for the minimum cost plan.
Chapter 16JIT, TPS, and Lean Operations
Bryant Electronics produces short runs of battery-powered pocket lanterns. You have been asked to
reduce inventory by introducing a kanban system. After several hours of analysis you have
Chapter 7Process Strategy
Jackson Custom Machine Shop has a contract for 130,000 units of a new product. Sam Jumper, the
owner, has calculated the cost for three process alternatives. Fixed costs will be: for generalpurpose eq
Chapter 14Material Requirements Planning (MRP) and ERP
The Hunicut and Hallock Corporation makes two versions of the same basic file cabinet, the
TOL (Top-of-the-line) five drawer file cabinet and the HQ (High-quality) five dr
Chapter 15Short Term Scheduling
Assume that Susan is a sorority pledge coordinator with four jobs and only three pledges.
The table below gives the expected time for each pledge to do each job.
Supplement 5Sustainability in the Supply Chain
Stewart Dorsey Office Products, LLC has two new desk staplers to consider. The Dcor model
consists of three parts; a metal frame and base, decorative plastic cover, the actual sta